Organizational Behavior – BUS 4402
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Learn Organizational Behavior

Course Overview

This course focuses on the examination of research and theory of factors that influence the way members of an organization behave. Topics include the behavior of employees, work groups and supervisors, effective organizational communication, handling of change in the organization, and the goals and structure of an organization.


Preparation Resources

Organizational Behavior – BUS 4402 -Course Schedule and Topics:

This course will cover the following topics in eight learning sessions, with one Unit per week. The Final Exam will take place during Week/Unit 9 (UoPeople time).


Week 1: Unit 1 – OB Introduction, Diversity, and Culture


Week 2: Unit 2– Perception and Attitudes


Week 3: Unit 3 – Motivation


Week 4: Unit 4 – Stress and Communication


Week 5: Unit 5 – Teams, Conflict, and Negotiation


Week 6: Unit 6 – Decision Making and Ethics


Week 7: Unit 7 – Leadership


Week 8: Unit 8 – Power, Politics, Organizational Structure, and Change


Week 9: Unit 9 – Final Exam